Board of Trustees


Executive Committee

President Marit Halper - Marit was a trust and estate lawyer before starting her family. She was GRTWA's Parent Association President for three years.
Treasurer Steven Levy* - Steve retired from Wall Street after being one of the top ranked analysts of technology stocks and has begun his second career as a professional independent director for publicly traded companies. He is an officer of both the Jewish Federation of Greater MetroWest and of the Jewish Community Fund Board and acts as the Vice Chair of the MetroWest Day School Council. Steve currently co-chairs GRTWA's Our Future Together campaign.

Jason Bacharach* - Jason is an advertising executive, currently Vice President Account Director at Source Communications. He is a past president of GRTWA's Board of Trustees.


Ira Hammer* - Ira practices intellectual property and corporate law. He is a past president of the GRTWA Board of Trustees and is chair of the Tuition Assistance Committee. He is a past president of Morristown Jewish Center and Lake Hiawatha Jewish Center.

Legal Counsel   Ira Hammer*
Immediate Past President Gregg Russo* - Gregg is a human resource manager and consultant. He has served on the UJC MetroWest's Young Leadership Division and on UJC's Board and Executive Committee. He was awarded the Cohn Young Leadership Award and participated in the Wexner Heritage Program.  He is also active in AIPAC where he serves on the NJ Leadership Council and in the New Leadership Network.



(no photo available) Anita Dickman
(no photo available) Joshua Frankl - Joshua is a financial planner and consultant to the legal field. He is the proud father of three students of Gottesman RTW Academy.
(no photo available) David Hollander - David is a Certified Public Accountant licensed in New York State. He works for a mutual insurance company that specializes in the energy industry. He is the proud father of three current students at Gottesman RTW Academy.
Dr Shimon Korish - Shimon is a physician working in the bio/pharma industry. He loves sports and coaches kids' recreational activities in his spare time.
Amichai Lichtenstein - Amichai is a global product manager. His volunteering interest lie in making Jewish education affordable and strengthening the links with Israel.
(no photo available) Victoria Morrison
  Rabbi Charles Popky
Jonathan Posner
Jonathan Ramsfelder* - Jonathan is a corporate lawyer. He has served as chair of the Young Leadership of the Jewish Federation of Greater MetroWest, chair of the Epstein Leadership Development Mission to Israel, and VP of Mt Freedom Jewish Center. He has served on the Federation's Executive Committee and is a current Federation Trustee. He is a recipient of the Cohn Young Leadership Award.
(No photo available) Lavette Shrem- Lavette was an actress in NYC before settling down in Randolph NJ with her husband and three girls, all of whom attend GRTWA.  She is currently an interior decorator in Morris County.
Joy Sussman - Joy is a photographer and writer of the blog, JoyfullyGreen. She was previously an advertising creative director, marketing director, and public relations executive. She recently chaired GRTWA 's Shomrei Torah annual fundraising campaign and founded the GRTWA Green Team and continues to offer environmental guidance to the school.
Yonatan Tammam

*Past President